The German Entrepreneur Award
is presented in the following 5 categories.

5 categories – paying the highest tribute.

The German Entrepreneur Award is the country's most prestigious acknowledgement of entrepreneurial excellence and achievement. It is awarded for exemplary achievement in setting up new companies as well as developing innovative and viable business ideas. It aims to foster a positive entrepreneurial environment in Germany and encourage people to go into business.

The German Entrepreneur Award is conferred annually in five categories: Student, StartUp, Rising Star and Lifetime Achievement as well as a Special Award for exceptional business success They are awarded in recognition of exemplary entrepreneurial performance across the board – from student business ideas through to lifetime achievement.

German Entrepreneur Award for StartUps

What does success mean? In the StartUp category we acknowledge unwavering young entrepreneurs who have successfully implemented their business plan, who continue to inspire with their effective business ideas, tap new market opportunities and drive their business forward with maximum commitment. 
And the business must have been founded within the last three years.